Sheep, Goat and Poultry Statistics
As compared to the 18th Livestock Census, there has been an overall decline of 3.33 percent in the total livestock population in the country. The total livestock population including cattle, buffaloes, sheep, goat, pigs, horses and ponies, mules, donkeys, camels, mithun and yaks, was 512.05 million in 2012. The total poultry population, including fowls, ducks, turkeys and others, was 729.2 million.
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